SCENIC MOUNTAIN MEDICAL CENTER - BIG SPRING, TX

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Addresss:
1601 W 11TH PLACE
BIG SPRING, TX, 79720
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (432) 263-1211

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Proprietary
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Swing Bed Hospitals

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 32.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 80.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 175.00
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 6.00
Registered Pharmacists : 2.00
Respiratory Therapists : 12.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 11.00
Medical Social Workers : 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 150
Total Certified: 132
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 23

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Psychiatric Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 24%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

73%
Texas:

78%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
Texas:

4%
Usually
Here:

15%
State:

13%
Always
Here:

81%
Texas:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

25%
Texas:

23%
Always
Here:

63%
State:

67%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

24%
State:

21%
Always
Here:

68%
State:

72%

How often did staff explain about medicines before giving them to patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
State:

19%
Usually
Here:

19%
Texas:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

60%
Texas:

64%

How often were the patients' rooms and bathrooms kept clean?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
Texas:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
Texas:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

67%
State:

73%

How often was the area around patients' rooms kept quiet at night?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
Texas:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

32%
State:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

57%
Texas:

67%

Were patients given information about what to do during their recovery at home?

Yes
Here:

85%
Texas:

83%
No
This Hospital:

15%
State:

17%

How do patients rate the hospital overall on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)?

6 or lower
This Hospital:

12%
State:

8%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

28%
State:

21%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

60%
Texas:

71%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

9%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
Here:

35%
State:

23%
Yes, definitely
Here:

56%
Texas:

72%

Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) - Medicare Provider Charge Data

Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,440
Texas:

$56,705
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,259
Texas:

$12,129
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

1.82%
Texas:

0.85%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,541
Texas:

$20,558
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,728
Texas:

$4,153
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.56%
Texas:

0.23%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,310
State:

$17,909
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,490
State:

$3,737
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

1.95%
State:

1.48%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,044
Texas:

$22,187
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,039
Texas:

$5,512
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

2.72%
State:

2.13%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,314
State:

$21,153
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,371
State:

$3,684
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

2.85%
State:

1.64%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,028
State:

$29,940
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,993
Texas:

$6,395
Number of discharges: 45
Here:

5.84%
State:

2.05%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,478
Texas:

$35,718
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,194
Texas:

$7,640
Number of discharges: 82
Here:

10.64%
State:

2.27%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,976
State:

$22,469
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,345
Texas:

$4,747
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

5.19%
State:

1.59%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,041
State:

$41,312
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,545
Texas:

$7,361
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

2.59%
Texas:

1.54%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,465
Texas:

$25,425
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,822
State:

$5,709
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.43%
State:

0.71%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,298
Texas:

$24,361
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,413
State:

$4,830
Number of discharges: 87
This Hospital:

11.28%
Texas:

3.07%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,686
State:

$30,533
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,228
Texas:

$6,742
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

3.11%
Texas:

1.83%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,677
State:

$19,820
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,905
Texas:

$4,189
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.56%
Texas:

0.37%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,149
Texas:

$29,852
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,223
Texas:

$6,718
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

6.23%
State:

3.09%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$45,216
Texas:

$46,288
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,082
State:

$9,846
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

5.19%
State:

2.71%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,067
State:

$20,982
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,201
Texas:

$4,507
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.43%
Texas:

1.18%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,333
Texas:

$34,831
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,184
State:

$7,778
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

2.46%
Texas:

1.15%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,690
State:

$22,532
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,835
State:

$5,086
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

5.19%
State:

3.62%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$69,689
State:

$60,653
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,898
State:

$13,908
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.56%
State:

6.27%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,788
State:

$32,026
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,989
State:

$7,792
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

2.59%
State:

1.15%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,359
Texas:

$20,255
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,260
State:

$4,589
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

4.02%
State:

2.39%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,322
State:

$26,933
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,656
State:

$6,471
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.56%
Texas:

0.55%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,409
State:

$29,456
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,011
Texas:

$6,717
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.43%
State:

2.33%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$46,857
Texas:

$55,259
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,694
State:

$12,623
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

2.46%
Texas:

4.83%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,652
State:

$30,598
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,209
State:

$6,580
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

4.93%
State:

2.99%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,643
State:

$46,624
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,071
Texas:

$9,603
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

4.41%
State:

1.99%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,674
Texas:

$21,702
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,350
State:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

2.33%
Texas:

1.33%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,772
Texas:

$26,817
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,583
State:

$4,792
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

1.69%
State:

1.11%

Use of Medical Imaging

Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

10.200%
State:

8.275%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.296%
State:

0.250%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.276%
Texas:

0.110%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

99.2%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

5
Texas:

8
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

96.0%
Texas:

95.6%

Heart Failure

Percent of patients who were given an evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

98.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

98.0%
Texas:

96.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

98.0%
State:

93.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.5%

Pneumonia

Percent of Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

100.0%
Texas:

97.4%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

98.9%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

95.2%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

94.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.2%

Surgery

Percent of Surgery Patients given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

94.0%
State:

97.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

99.0%
Texas:

96.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

99.0%
Texas:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Texas:

99.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

96.0%
Texas:

95.1%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

100.0%
State:

96.7%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

100.0%
State:

97.2%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

96.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.7%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

16.8%
State:

15.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

15.5%
State:

11.2%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

13.9%
State:

11.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

20.5%
State:

19.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

26.5%
Texas:

24.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

17.2%
Texas:

18.0%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.392%
State:

0.881%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.783%
Texas:

0.367%

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